Planning your visit 

Following University of Liverpool guidelines regarding government advice on the spread of Covid-19, the Victoria Gallery and Museum is now closed with immediate effect until further notice. 

The situation will remain under review and we will continue to share updates as and when we have further information.

For any queries relating to other University services, please refer to the University’s FAQ page. 



Admission to all galleries, exhibitions and most activities is free.


Galleries & Museum opening times

Tuesday to Saturday 10am - 5pm 


VGM Shop

Monday to Friday 9am - 4pm
Saturday 10am - 4pm

Closed Bank Holidays

For University of Liverpool branded merchandise you can place your order online.
18.03.2020 - As the Victoria Gallery and Museum is now closed, we regret that we will no longer be able to fulfil shop orders until further notice.


Waterhouse Cafe

Please visit the Waterhouse Cafe page for their opening hours and cafe closure dates.


Safety and comfort of guests

For the safety and comfort of our guests, backpacks and bags of any kind are subject to inspection prior to entry.

Guests with large bags will be asked to deposit them in our designated cloakroom. Lockers are available free of charge.

Thank you for your cooperation.

Getting here

Getting here

Directions, transport and parking information

Floor plans

Floor plans

Explore the curious world that awaits you.


Exhibitions & Events

View our exhibitions & events.